Update adds new course and makes some improvements to Rory McIlroy PGA Tour

Posted September 22nd, 2015 at 10:15 am


EA Sports today released the second patch for Rory McIlroy PGA Tour on Xbox One and PS4. It includes fixes and improvements to various aspects of the game and introduces a new course. There are now ten licensed courses in the game plus four fantasy courses.

It took over two months from release for the first new course to make it to the game. East Lake Golf Club is the addition and it’s available to use within all modes. 


• Added East Lake as a playable course. It is available in Play Now, Career, Online H2H and Online Tournaments.


• Improved bounce and roll physics on all courses.
• Improved flop shot.
• Addressed issue where ball would roll through the pin instead of colliding with it.
• Addressed issue with cup lip outs near edge of cup on slower green conditions.
• Addressed issue that would make pin move to a different location between shots.
• Addressed shot type switching to custom when aiming left or right.
• Addressed grass divots showing up when a putter was used off the green.
• Addressed issue with putting mishit on Classic Gameplay Style.


• Addressed various Matchmaking stability issues.
• Addressed various invite stability issues.
• Addressed issues where opponents were not visible in Online H2H games.
• Addressed issue where golfer would disappear during post shot animation in Online games.
• Addressed an issue where the hole count on a score submission for an online tournament would sometimes become corrupt and enter the score with bad data.
• Addressed an issue with settings changes made inside of an unranked session would not get synced to all users in the session before the session is started by the host.
• Addressed issue where user would be loaded into Online H2H game already in progress.
• Addressed issue where users would load into a beauty cam of Chambers Bay with gameplay in background instead of an actual Online H2H session.
• Addressed HUD showing E as scores for the host when a user quits and Online H2H game.
• Addressed issue with stats not tracking properly after a user quits an Online H2H game.
• Addressed issue that caused user to be returned to main menu after completing an Online Tournament.


• Made tuning changes to several Night Club challenges.
• Added notification pop ups to NC when equipment or apparel is unlocked via the mode.
• Addressed long loading times in Night Club challenge golfer select.
• Addressed stars not tracking properly sometimes in boost menu screen of NC.


• Updated attributes of licensed golfers based on real world performance.
• Addressed various audio issues.
• Addressed some popping issues of golfers, wildlife, crowd, structures and vegetation in beauty and intro cameras.
• Addressed hair clipping through hats on some created golfer heads and hairstyles.
• Addressed an issue where VoIP would be heard when it shouldn’t be.
• Addressed issue with Gameplay Styles being used on guest accounts.